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Denny I. Fisher Collection (2771) Finding Aid

Item Number: 27710000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 17 photographs taken by Sergeant Denny I Fisher for the US Marine corps. The photos were taken March 6 through April 21, 1968 and show Marines of the 1st Battalion 27th Regiment participating in several operations to include Operation No Name II, Operation Rock, Operation Baxter, and Operation Houston. The photos also show F-4C Phantoms dropping 250 pound “snake eye” bombs, a 60MM High Explosive (HE) mortar round, firing a 60MM mortar, an M-60 machine gun, and an M-79 grenade launcher; the photos also show helicopters in use to include a CH-53 Sea Stallion, and a CH-46 Sea Knight.

Dates

  • 09 February 2017
Title
Finding Aid
Author
Rebecca Vollene
Date
2017-02-09
Length (Linear Feet)
0.1
Pages
1
Language of description
English
17
Photographs

Black and white photos taken by Sergeant D. I. Fischer during his service with the US Marines.

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17
Photographs

Black and white photos taken by Sergeant D. I. Fischer during his service with the US Marines.

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Pub Credit Line
27710000000, Denny I. Fisher Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 09 Feb 2017 [Updated: 09 Feb 2017]